“Training with James was very enlightening.  He covered a wide range of
topics within the presentation umbrella that everyone could benefit moneygramfrom.
His style of teaching was very relaxed and allowed for us all to engage with him.  The team learnt a lot from the training session and were keen to start putting it into practice. I would not hesitate to recommend James to other companies.”

Neil Edwards, VP Finance – MoneyGram International


“James brings a fresh and contemporary perspective to sales
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Ed Turner, Managing Partner – Taylor Vinters LLP



“James ran an interactive course designed to help new and aspiring
managers take control of their new roles, and provide them with
the understanding and skills necessary to become a great success.
He provided excellent guidance to help make sure you are doing
the right thing but Blank1 Logoalso many more tips and advice with the more
difficult situations that you will encountered as a Manager.
I would highly recommend James to any company or organisation
and so highly that I will be having a follow up in a few weeks with
James. He’s an excellent presenter, I really enjoyed the interaction
and hearing about his experiences.”

Robyn Hvidsten – Associate Director, Millnet eDiscovery Dubai



“Our team benefited from James’s networking & strategy and
presentation workshops late last year and the immediate conclusions
were that you can take so much practical knowledge from a fun
and interactive Migrate Logo newdelivery. James has a very personable style built on an
impressive professional background and he tailors his approach to
each member of the audience. His knowledge and instruction is such
that months after a course you can recall techniques like they were picked  up yesterday.  I highly recommend anyone in a customer facing
role take up the chance of working with James”

Jonathan Beech, Managing Partner – Migrate UK 


“Our research and sales groups recently participated in James’ sales training
program. It was really fantastic, comprehensive and personally bene6 Group Rightficial for my goals in sales around building long-term client relationships – I can’t wait to start applying what I learned! James speaks with authority on his topics and runs a tight ship as he presents. He kept our rowdy group in order and we all had nothing but great things to say about his recommendations. Could not have enjoyed it more!”

Kathryn Taylor, Executive Search – 6 Group


“James is an excellent speaker. He combines a charismatic presence with
thoughtful content to produce CIPD new logomotivational presentations. His personality and humour added to his solid marketing knowledge make a powerful combination. It’s not often we have the same speaker twice to my CIPD group but we happily did with James.”

Peter Thomson CIPD/Workwise Ltd


“I have been really impressed with James and the delivery of his training
for myself and my colleagues recently. The training was well pitched irwin mitchellacross the hierarchy of staff present and it really gave everyone
something to think about, whether they considered themselves competent or not. Feedback has been great and I wouldn’t hesitate to use James’
services in the future for other professional skills training,”

Kathryn Bates, Business Development Executive – Irwin Mitchell LLP


“Enthusiastic, passionate about his work and willing to share his knowledge
Atoz Tax advisers Luxembourg_Logoand experience is the phrase that comes to mind when I think about James.
I’ve had the pleasure of attending his seminars on “Client Relationship
and “Advanced Networking & Strategy”, during which James
really helped me reach the next level. And, of course, his open-mindedness
and outgoing personality really helped all of us enjoy these sessions on both
a professional and personal level.”

Gaelle Bernard, Director – Atoz 


“James is engaging and insightful, delivering with great passion and
enthusiasm, whilst sharing his broad experience in a
n entertaining,
commercial Mackenzie Jonesand practical way. His recent series of workshops for our
were pitched at the right level for an audience with varying
degrees of experience,
helping all who attended to apply new techniques
and learnings immediately in their working life.
We will definitely be
using James again.”

Nikki Blackhurst, Partner – Mackenzie Jones

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“We have used James several times over the last couple of years. James is a natural communicator and great speaker. He is engaging, and although he can   adopt a light hearted approach, his message and advice is thought provoking, providing a real  world action plan to make a difference immediately.”

Jayne Lambis, Associate Director – IPS Group


redfrox“James has provided fantastic guidance in helping to rejuvenate and streamline our company’s pitching and sales processes, resulting in us winning more profitable business more often. A highly personable, commercially astute and passionate professional. I cannot recommend James highly enough.”

Max MacGillivray, MD – Redfox Executive Recruitment


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“I did have a great time during your presentation. I found it informative, fruitful and inspiring. There were many topics covered and you really did an outstanding job of sharing your experience. It will help me to develop confidence, skill and mindset.”

Veon Tsang, MD – Hotels HR Search 


cubism“James is simply put spot on. He understands business and what you need to get it and applies his expertise to the given circumstances in an easy to understand way and comes up with a practical way forward”

Duncan Ward, Consultant – Cubism Law


hcl“James is a personable & innovative trainer. I enjoyed working with him & refer to his notes regularly when preparing for my own training sessions.”

Stella Redgrave-Nevison, Learning and Development Manager – HCL plc


fsp“James did a top job for us, being the catalyst to restructuring the management of our private client business, giving the Partners the cohesive approach we had been striving for.”

Ian Wood-Smith, Senior Partner – Field Seymour Parkes


eclipse“James is a very personable and competent trainer who is able to get everyone interacting, you plant the seed and he will make it flower, no matter what tools you give him.”

Chelsey Smith, HR Manager – Eclipse Marketing


boyes turner“James delivered a training programme to my team in a structured way that was informative and entertaining, providing them with an opportunity to actively participate and gain valueable experience and insight. He had a very relaxed and personable approach that made it very helpful and productive session for both the senior and junior members of the team.”

Barry Stanton, Partner and Head of Employment – Boyes Turner LLP 


“James has committed a great deal of time and thought to understanding the
operation and needs of my company and cogenceunstintingly applies his wide experience and commercial acumen to assist us in improving the skills of the individuals within the company and the service we are able to deliver to our clients. James is now a trusted confidant of the business and will remain so. I have no hesitation in recommending him.”

Mark Husband, Managing Director – Cogence Search 


“We recently used James as part of a training programme for Consultants.
We found him to be very professional, knowledgeable and his jepson holtenthusiasm and passion for his work was evident at all times. The course was well structured and relevant and the individual feedback and advice given was very useful. We will definitely work with James again.”

Dawn Richard, Operations Director – Jepson Holt


“I recently attended James’ training and was impressed with how he
very clearly and creatively got the information across. It was pitched at
a clarksvery accessible level and I would highly recommend his services to any organisation wishing to give their employees confidence and usable skills. I really enjoyed the course and was able to put a few of my new found skills into practice that very evening!”

Gemma Wallace, Marketing Assistant – Clarkslegal LLP


“As a business consultant, training provider and recruiter, James’
experience, knowledge and enthusiasm are always apparent. He
tailors his winchester unitraining to his audience, his advice is highly accessible and his style professional and supportive. Whilst recognising challenges faced by businesses and individuals in the current environment, James focuses on solutions. I would highly recommend him.”

Marion Oswald, Senior Lecturer in Law – University of Winchester


“James makes his training exciting and fun, displaying great passion
and empathy. He is a great ideas man and is intuitive and committed to mpldelivering 1st class support and results. He is very comfortable in the what
if world, and together with his intuitive and empathy skills and great ideas make him an ideal mentor/coach. I highly recommend his work to any organisation.”

James Newman, Managing Director, Michael Page International